The Minnesota Department of Health has released the latest COVID-19 numbers and the state is now reporting 94 deaths. Polk County is now reporting two positive tests.
“Polk County Public Health has been notified by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) of our second lab-confirmed case of COVID-19 in Polk County,” said Polk County Public Health Director Sarah Reese. “The individual is in their 30’s. This is an open investigation with MDH and no other information is available at this time.” Reese added that the first individual with a lab-confirmed case in Polk County has recovered and is no longer in isolation.
Red Lake, Mahnomen, and Norman Counties are reporting one positive case each.
Data is for cases that were tested and returned positive. Numbers are cumulative since Jan. 20, 2020. All data are preliminary and may change as cases are investigated.
Not all suspected cases of COVID-19 are tested, so this data is not representative of the total number of people in Minnesota who have or had COVID-19.
Updated April 16, 2020.
Updated daily at 11 a.m., with data current as of 4 p.m. the previous day.
Data for April 12 was as of 8 p.m. the previous day.
Dates provided are those when the case, hospitalization, or death was first posted in this situation report.
Total approximate number of completed tests: 41,675
- Total approximate number of completed tests from the MDH Public Health Lab: 9,745
- Total approximate number of completed tests from external laboratories: 31,930
Testing data table
Minnesota Case Overview
Total positive: 1,912
Positive case data table
- Patients no longer needing isolation: 1,020
No longer needing isolation data table
- Deaths: 94
Deaths data table
Total cases requiring hospitalization: 475
- Hospitalized as of today: 213
- Hospitalized in ICU as of today: 103
Hospitalization data table
Age group data table
More age data: Age median and range (all cases, non-hospitalized, hospitalized and deaths)
- 52% female, 48% male, 0% other, <1% unknown/missing
Percentages have been rounded.
Race & Ethnicity
Race and ethnicity data table:
Including race and ethnicity of deaths
Cases can have more than one race.
Likely exposure data table
Cases by County of Residence
County of residence is confirmed during the case interview. At the time of this posting not all interviews have been completed. The county residence data may not equal the total number of reported positive cases.
County of residence data table:
Including county of residence of deaths
More about location data
How to use the interactive map
Residence type data table
Congregate Care Facilities with Exposures, by County